A forum for Latinas, individuals and organizations who support Hispanas, to address issues affecting the Latina community, influence public policy affecting Latinas and their families, and to promote diversity, the mission of 100 Hispanic Women National, Inc., is to inspire Latinas to maximize their strengths and potential, in order to become equal partners in an empowered world of equal opportunity with equal justice, recognition, respect and dignity.
Preparing Latinas to break through the glass ceiling in the private and public sectors,100 Hispanic Women National, Inc., remains steadfast in their mission – guiding Latinas towards excellence in leadership – and has instituted programs to touch the lives of Latinas, some of which include:
Young Latinas Leadership Institute: an undergraduate mentoring and scholarship program
100 Hispanic Women Internship Program: for college students in good standing committed to public service
100 Hispanic Women Graduate Fellowship: a graduate scholarship program
Bronx Global Learning Institute for Girls: a dual-language charter school in the South Bronx fostering academic excellence, multiculturalism, and biliteracy
100 Hispanic Women National, Inc. brings its membership together to participate in a series of symposiums covering topics from professional development and education to health and wealth management. This month, 100 Hispanic Women, Inc. will host its Mind, Body, & Spirit Conference, Thursday, April 23, 2015 from 8:00 am to 4:00 PM at the Yankee Stadium, in The Bronx, New York.
The annual Mind, Body, and Spirit Conference (MBS), offers an all-day symposium where topics are addressed by physicians, nutritional experts, mental health professionals and many other health experts. The conference is designed as a therapeutic retreat for women to de-stress and deals with the challenges of conforming to the traditional roles and demands of their professional careers. This year’s theme: “The Transformational Power of Love” will bring together prominent speakers to share their experience and expertise on a range of topics that will inspire, educate, and motivate our organization’s members and conference audience.